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USB Hexa Media Drive (HMD)

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OEM models are shipped with their own customized drivers. Use the driver that comes with your product, not the ones released on this page.

If your drive was not sold under the brand of Y-E Data, contact your PC maker or dealer for support.

Hexa Media Drive (HMD)
Model YD-8V14

Shipped with
Driver CD-ROM

Drivers and Utilities

Updaters

Users Manual

» Download: hmdmand.pdf ( 756,664 bytes )   

(Acrobat Reader 4.0 or later is required to read this document.)

Frequently Asked Questions

Refer about USB HMD page.

For Mac OS X 10.2 to 10.6
(Driver Ver 1.20.0)

USB HMD works with Mac OS X 10.2 standard built-in Apple drivers.
The following driver changes the icon to the individual memory card icon
so you can find the drive easily.

Compact Flash Drive Smart Media Drive
Memory Stick Drive SD Card Drive

» Download: yd8vosx120.zip ( 280,987 bytes )
» Download: yd8vosx120.sit ( 248,634 bytes )

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For Mac OS X 10.1

USB HMD works with Mac OS X 10.1.2 or later standard built-in Apple drivers. Therefore, no additional driver installation is necessary. Just connect USB HMD to your Mac and insert a Memory Card into USB HMD. A removable drive will appear on the desktop.

If you are using Mac OS 10.0 through 10.1.1, please update your OS to 10.1.2 or later.

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For Mac OS 8.6, 9.0, 9.1 and 9.2
(Driver Ver 1.1.6)

» Download: yd8vmac116.sit ( 96,510 bytes )

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For Windows 7 x86/x64:
(Icon utility software Ver 1.00)

Following icon utility software changes the drive icons to individual memory card icons which makes you to identify the drive easily, although the USB HMD works with built-in driver of the Windows 7.

» Download: USBSTW7100.zip ( 3,066,709 bytes )

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For Windows Vista x86/x64:
(Icon utility software Ver 1.02)

Following icon utility software changes the drive icons to individual memory card icons which makes you to identify the drive easily, although the USB HMD works with built-in driver of the Windows VIsta.

» Download: USBSTVS102.zip ( 3,066,713 bytes )

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For Windows XP SP1 or later/XP x64 SP2 or later:
(Icon utility software Ver 1.13)

Following icon utility software changes the drive icons to individual memory card icons which makes you to identify the drive easily, although the USB HMD works with built-in driver of the Windows VIsta.

» Download: USBSTXP113.zip ( 1,310,074 bytes )

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For Windows XP/XP x64 SP1:
(Icon utility software Ver 1.13)

Following icon utility software changes the drive labels to individual names which makes you to identify the drive easily, although the USB HMD works with built-in driver of the Windows XP.

* To obtain individual memory card icons, apply latest SP to the OS.

» Download: USBSTXP113.zip ( 1,310,074 bytes )

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For Windows 2000 SP3, SP4:
(Driver Ver 1.06)

Following icon driver software changes the drive icons to individual memory card icons which makes you to identify the drive easily, although the USB HMD works with built-in driver of the Windows 2000 SP3 or later.

* Install this driver after instalation of Windows 2000 SP3 or SP4.

» Download: USBST2KS106.zip ( 1,213,221 bytes )

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For Windows 2000, SP1, and SP2:
(Driver Ver 1.15)

Although the USB HMD works with Windows 2000 SP2 or earlier with following driver software, it is reccomended to upglade the Windows 2000 to latest SP, and install above software for SP3 or later.

» Download: USBST2K115.zip ( 1,139,827 bytes )

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For Windows Me:
(Driver Ver 1.18)

Following icon driver software changes the drive icons to individual memory card icons which makes you to identify the drive easily, although the USB HMD works with built-in driver of the Windows Me.

» Download: USBSTMe118.zip ( 1,012,216 bytes )

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For Windows 98 and Windows 98 SE:
(Driver Ver 1.18)

» Download: USBST98118.zip ( 1,026,564 bytes )

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Firmware Updater (Firmware Version 1.06)

• Firmware Updater for Mac (Mac OS X 10.1.5 or later):

Please be sure to read carefully HMD Firmware Updater User's Manual before updating your firmware. Update the firmware of your HMD according to the Manual.

» Download Manual: HMD_Udate_E_B.pdf( 199,942 bytes )   

» Download Updater: HMD0106.app.sit( 364,093 bytes )


• Firmware Updater for Windows (Windows XP, 2000, Me, 98, 98SE):

* Restriction: This software does not work on Windows 7/Vista.

Please be sure to read carefully HMD Firmware Updater User's Manual before updating your firmware. Update the firmware of your HMD according to the Manual.

» Download Manual: hmdfwupe.pdf ( 228,750 bytes )   

» Download Updater: HMD10601.exe( 872,736 bytes )


Revision of the Firmware
Ver 1.06: Update for Mac OS X power management.
Ver 1.03: Enhancement of supported SD card.

* Restriction:
HMD does not support MemoryStick Pro nor 2GB or larger SD/SDHC card.
We are sorry that we do not have plan to upgrade this product.

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   Last Updated: Feb. 19, 2010    Copyright © 1998-2010 YE Data Inc. All Rights Reserved.